Luis Velez

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The Lemoniest Lemonade Recipe Tastes Like Liquid Sunshine

It takes one extra step and a few—okay, more than a few—extra hours, but it is WORTH IT.<p><i>Basically editor Amiel Stanek spends all day every day trying to help readers get dinner on the table as quick and efficiently as possible. So when he gets to cook at home, he likes to slow things down and be a</i> …

Bernie Sanders

This 4-Ingredient Super Scrambled Egg Recipe Has All You Need For A Healthy Breakfast

Start your day off right with this delicious, easy spin on classic scrambled eggs.<p>July 17, 2018<p>We've been told time and time again that breakfast is …

Breakfast

These Maple Dijon Grilled Brussels Sprouts Are the Perfect Side — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Food

Why Seattle Is a Book Lover’s Paradise

For years, Seattle has ranked at or near the top of lists of most educated and smartest cities compiled by "Forbes," "Fast Company," Bloomberg, et …

A Spinach Lasagna Worthy of a Holiday Feast

Some pasta dishes are a breeze to make. Lasagna is not, and there is no getting around it. But it is absolutely worth the effort. Having a companion in the kitchen makes the process go much faster.<p>That said, this particular lasagna can be achieved more quickly than some of the more elaborate and …

Italian Food

A New African Tradition for Hanukkah

For Meskerem Gebreyohannes, all of the Jewish holidays bring doro wat, a luxurious chicken dish she makes with slowly cooked onions and a red chile sauce layered with flavors from the African spice trail.<p>Despite growing up in a Jewish family in Harar, a city in Ethiopia a few hours by car from …

Recipes

Crispy, Creamy Latkes Owe It All to the Fat They're Fried In

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman)<p>Every Jewish family has a different take on latkes. Some are flat and lacy, while others are thick with substantial chew. …

Best-Ever Lemon Bars

Stir together butter, 1/4 cup sugar, vanilla and salt. Add one cup flour; mix just until incorporated. Press evenly into the bottom of an aluminum …

This Is How All Your Favorite Chefs Roast Potatoes

A simple side of roasted potatoes seems like one of the easiest things to make, but it all depends on the technique. The appropriate seasonings and …

How to Make the Best Light Biscuits

Light, fluffy buttermilk or quick biscuits take some practice, but you can do it! There's nothing better than a velvety, puffy biscuit, split open …

Baking

Joojeh Kebab

Marinate your chicken in yogurt and loads of spices for the best and most tender grilled thighs of your life.<p>Servings: 6<p>Prep: 1 hour<p>Total: 5 hours<p><b>Ingredients</b><b>for the chicken:</b>a pinch of saffron threads<p>1 cup full fat yogurt<p>6 1/2 tablespoons olive oil<p>1 tablespoon flaked salt<p>1 tablespoon turmeric<p>1 …

7 Gorgeous Airbnbs in Kauai, Hawaii

And what to do when you get there.<p>You look like you need a tropical escape, preferably one that doesn't require a passport. Ideally, one without doe-eyed honeymooners. It's your lucky day. Kauai, Hawaii's oldest island, offers the ideal balance between adventure and relaxation, sans love-sick …

Find adventure on Kauai's dirt roads and the "Grand Canyon of the Pacific"

Sleepy Waimea town, in western Kauai 20 miles from the resorts in Poipu, is a remote but ideal base for exploring Waimea Canyon (the "Grand Canyon of the Pacific"), the Kalalau Overlook atop the green wrinkles of the Na Pali Coast and the quaint towns of Koloa and Hanapepe. I hit Kauai's red dirt …

Steven Chu: Mexico's Energy Auction Reveals True Price Of U.S. Renewables

If you want to know the true price of renewable energy in America—free from subsidies and mandates—look to Mexico, former Energy Secretary Steven Chu said Friday.<p>In March, Mexico’s state utility, Comisión Federal de Electricidad (CFE), departed from almost 80 years of state-owned monopoly and let …

Renewable Energy